A mysterious woman arrives in town looking for "The Key", and Buffy investigates a possible supernatural cause behind her mother's illness. She performs a ritual to see spells, and discovers something is not quite right about Dawn. Meanwhile, the gang helps Giles see through the re-opening of the magic shop, and Giles hires Anya to work for him.
Did You Know?
In Glory's rant after interrogating the monk, she mentions "someone sits on a tuffet." Dawn has been referred to as Miss Muffet in other episodes, like in the dream that Faith had before emerging from her coma in "This Year's Girl". See more
Later on it's revealed that Glory and Ben share a body. We see Ben at the hospital when Buffy picks up her mother's medication. However, at the same time Glory is still trapped. See more
[to a customer who just finished her purchase
Anya, the Shopkeepers Union of America called. They want me to tell you that, "Please go" just got replaced with, "Have a nice day."
But I have their money. Who cares what kind of day they have?
No one. It's just a long cultural tradition of raging insincerity. Embrace it.
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
Performed by Brandon K. Verrett See more